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  • Short Summary

    Children at school celebrate British Empire Day with costume parade.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Everywhere. Empire Day. Britishers throughout the World - particularly the schoolchildren - celebrate the greatest patriotic festival of the year."

    A male teacher stands on a podium outside a school. He is surrounded by children listening to him speak. Flags are hung over the playground and some of the children are in patriotic fancy dress costume. The children all turn and salute child dressed as Britannia.

    Children in costume march past proud looking parents. The children salute the British Union Jack flag as they pass.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    811.36
    Media URN:
    10707
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    25/05/1931
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:18:00 / 01:56:42:00
    Canister:
    31/42

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